FORT SILL, Okla. — Private Second Class James Weinand graduated from basic combat training at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, Sept. 10.

Weinand was assigned to Delta Battery, First Battalion, 31st Field Artillery, 434th Field Artillery Brigade, for the 10 weeks of training.

He will move on to the Medical Education and Training Campus on Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio, Texas, for 16 weeks of advanced individual training as a combat medic.

Weinand is a 2021 graduate of Oceanside High School and enlisted in the Army Reserve earlier. He will enter college in 2022.